the study of the mouth and its disorders and diseases.
See Also: stomatologist

Wikipedia foundation.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Stomatology — is that part of medicine that relates to the mouth and its diseases; originally practiced by physicians, it was a standard medical specialty through the early 20th century but in the U.S. it is now the province of dentists. In Europe it requires… …   Wikipedia

  • Stomatology — Sto ma*tol o*gy, n. [Gr. ?, ?, mouth + logy.] (Med.) Scientific study or knowledge of the mouth. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stomatology — [stō΄mə täl′ə jē] n. [ STOMATO + LOGY] the branch of medicine dealing with the mouth and its diseases stomatological [stō΄mətə läj′i kəl] adj …   English World dictionary

  • stomatology — stomatologic /stoh mat l oj ik, stoh meuh tl /, stomatological, adj. stomatologist, n. /stoh meuh tol euh jee, stom euh /, n. the science dealing with the mouth and its diseases. [1890 95; STOMATO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • stomatology — The study of the structure, function, and diseases of the mouth. [stomato + G. logos, study] * * * sto·ma·tol·o·gy .stō mə täl ə jē n, pl gies a branch of medical science dealing with the mouth and its disorders sto·ma·to·log·i·cal .stō mət əl äj …   Medical dictionary

  • stomatology — study of the mouth Sciences and Studies …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • stomatology — n. study of the mouth and its diseases …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stomatology — stoma·tol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • stomatology — n. the branch of medicine concerned with diseases of the mouth …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • stomatology — /stoʊməˈtɒlədʒi/ (say stohmuh toluhjee), /stɒm / (say stom ) noun the branch of medicine or dentistry dealing with the mouth and its diseases …   Australian English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.